Australian meat industry council

a leading voice for the meat industry

Our Work

Find out what AMIC is doing to increase the profitability and sustainability of our industry.

Our Industry

The post farm-gate meat industry in Australia employs tens of thousands of people.

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Members enjoy resources, representation, events, and industry news. Join us today!

AMIC is the peak body representing retailers, processors and smallgoods manufacturers across the country.

The Australian Meat Industry Council exists for a clear reason: to help our members achieve and maintain profitability in a world that has never seen more change.

We’re here to be a powerful voice for our industry. We’re here to ensure our members are recognised for the crucial role they play in the agribusiness supply chain. We’re here to support our members to continue creating jobs in Australia and to continue to feed the Australian economy.

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The Australian Meat Industry Council is your access to Industry news, events and industry happenings. We speak to real people within the membership and wider industry and share their views and knowledge. Enquire today and we’ll add you to the right newsletter.

How do we help our members?

We’re passionate about helping our members. Why? Because collectively we can achieve more. As an industry body, our focus is our members’ profitability.

Policy & Advocacy

We work on behalf of our members to affect change in the areas that matter to them.

Employment Services

We provide expert advice in HR, WHS & workers compensation, wages and awards

Tools & Resources

We provide members with tools and resources to help build and strengthen their businesses.

Events & Competitions

Member only events, including webinars, conferences and competitions.


Industry News

We’re hiring!

Membership Relationship Officer (MRO) Two unique opportunities have arisen to join AMIC as a Member Relationship Officer. The Member Relationship Officer will oversee the Member Engagement activities, both internally and externally throughout the Southern Region...

Federal Modern Slavery Act 2018 passed by Parliament

On 29th November the Australian Parliament passed the Modern Slavery Act 2018 — carrying an imperative for businesses in Australia to take action on their modern slavery risks and responsibilities.   The date of commencement is expected to be before the end of 2018....

2018 VIC Awards for Excellence Industry Dinner

2018 Awards for Excellence Industry Dinner The Victorian Sausage King, Smallgoods and Hamburger Competition is now in its 21st Year and independent local butchers entered their products for the State Final which was held at Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre...

Urgent Action Needed

Urgent action needed on meat sector operating costs Australian meat processors are dealing with operating costs which are dramatically higher than their key global competitors, and intervention is urgently required to safeguard the future of the local industry,...

Processing Cost to Operate

Processing cost to operate highlighted in new report Australian meat processors are dealing with operating costs which are dramatically higher than their key global competitors, and intervention is urgently required to safeguard the future of the local industry. AMIC...

Prime Cuts Industry News

Prime Cuts Industry News Issue 44 ALMTech Two years since its inception the Advanced Livestock Measurement Technologies (ALMTech) is on track to deliver all of its scientific and industry outcomes for the Australian beef, lamb and pork industries. As such ALMTech have...

Did you know about our Events and Competitions?

At AMIC we host a variety events throughout the year such as Member Network Meetings, Annual Dinners and competitions for smallgoods, burgers and sausages. We also have exciting new events planned for you in the coming year, including webinars, conferences and other member-only events across all membership sectors.


The Australian Meat Industry Council is all about our members being Retail, Processing and Smallgoods.

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